Stafford Rosenbaum LLP, with offices in Madison and metro Milwaukee, announced that Connie Anderson and Paul Kent, formerly of Anderson & Kent, S.C., have joined the firm in its Madison office.
Anderson’s practice includes local government, land use, real estate and commercial development matters. As a municipal attorney, she currently provides general municipal representation to many local governments in Dane, Iowa, and Sauk Counties, in addition to providing special counsel to a wide spectrum of municipalities, special districts and intergovernmental commissions. She earned her J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 1986.
Kent’s practice focuses on environmental regulatory matters with a particular emphasis on water issues. He represents municipalities on wastewater, stormwater, water supply, energy and other environmental issues. He also represents individuals and businesses on land use and development matters including developments in and around shorelands, wetlands, and navigable waters. He earned his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 1981.
O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C. announces that Attorney Chad J. Richter has recently been elected as a shareholder. He will continue his practice working on corporate and business law matters, including the formation and organization of new business entities, the acquisition and sale of existing businesses under stock and asset sale agreements, and the preparation of various business contracts and certifications. He earned his J.D. from Marquette in 2002.
Buelow Vetter announces that Sarrie L. Pozolinski has joined the firm as an employment litigation attorney. Pozolinski’s practice focuses on representing employers before various state and federal administrative and judicial tribunals in all matters related to labor and employment law. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School, Pozolinski was an associate with Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren, s.c., before joining Buelow Vetter.
Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. announces the election of four new shareholders. Eric J. Meier and Arthur T. Phillips achieved shareholder status in the Milwaukee office, and Paul D. Cranley and Daniel J. McGarry in the Madison office.
Meier is a member of the Litigation – Business Practice Group where he concentrates his practice in commercial and construction litigation. He received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Phillips is a member of the HR Law Practice Group where he concentrates his practice in employee benefits law, representing a wide range of clients including publicly traded and privately held, governmental, church and tax-exempt entities. He received his J.D. from Marquette University Law School.
Cranley is a member of the Litigation – Tort Practice Group where he concentrates his practice in products liability and general tort and commercial litigation. He received his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law.
McGarry is a member of the Real Estate & Finance Practice Group where he focuses his practice in creditors’ rights, complex commercial workouts and related litigation, and bankruptcy. He received his J.D., cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law.
Federal defender Nancy Joseph will have a short move when she starts her new job as a United States Magistrate Judge.
She has been chosen to succeed Judge Aaron E. Goodstein, who retired in June, for an eight year term on the federal bench.
Joseph has spent the last decade working out of the Milwaukee office of the Federal Defender Services of Wisconsin, which is housed within the United States Eastern District Courthouse.
She was one of five finalists for the position.
Prior to joining the Federal Defender’s Office, Joseph spent seven years in the Juvenile Division of the Wisconsin State Public Defender’s Office.
She graduated from Rutgers School of Law in 1993.